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White men who sleep 9 hours or more each night have a 71% greater risk of stroke
Researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham followed more than 16,000 people aged 45 and over for an average of six years, during which 460 of them suffered a stroke.
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Half of women will develop dementia, stroke or Parkinson's disease, study says
Nearly half of women and one-third of men during their lifetime will develop neurological conditions such as Parkinson's, dementia or stroke, according to a study.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - October 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nearly half of women and a third of men will develop dementia, stroke or Parkinson's, study says
Nearly half of women and a third of men over the age of 45 will develop Parkinson's, dementia or stroke during their lifetime, a new study says.
Source: CNN.com - Health - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nearly half of women, third of men will develop dementia, stroke or Parkinson's
Nearly half of women and a third of men over the age of 45 will develop Parkinson's, dementia or stroke during their lifetime, a new study says.
Source: CNN.com - Health - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke victim, 56, who 'looked like a MONSTER' smiles for the first time in 2 years
Jarmilla Hawes, from Vancouver in Washington, was told she would never be able to move the left side of her face again after suffering a stroke after her stroke in September 2015.
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Astonishing recovery of boy, 7, who suffered a STROKE during soccer practice
Stephen Corner, seven, from Mineral City, Ohio, suffered a pediatric stroke in June 2018. An artery in his brain was blocked likely due to his body's inflammatory response to a prior viral infection.
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prevention of Stroke in Obese Patients With Nonvalvular AF Prevention of Stroke in Obese Patients With Nonvalvular AF
Which anticoagulant is most appropriate for stroke prevention in a patient with comorbid obesity and AF? Take this quiz created by experts at ACC to find out.ACC.org
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Interactive Quiz Source Type: news

Statins and Osteoporosis, Fracture Risks in Stroke Patients Statins and Osteoporosis, Fracture Risks in Stroke Patients
Could daily doses of statins help prevent osteoporosis and bone fractures after a stroke?Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Science CONFIRMS the efficacy of acupuncture in helping stroke patients recover more quickly
(Natural News) Good news for stroke victims undergoing rehabilitation: Chinese researchers have reported that acupuncture could improve the recovery of stroke survivors. Their recent trial showed that the traditional treatment improved many functions that were disrupted by an acute ischemic stroke. There are millions of stroke survivors in China and around the world. Most of them did not...
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Enhanced rehab doubles movement recovery after stroke
A new therapy technique doubled the rate of upper limb recovery in stroke patients compared with rehab alone, according to a study.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Clot Factors Most Responsive to Thrombolysis in Stroke Clot Factors Most Responsive to Thrombolysis in Stroke
Results suggest tPA works best for small, porous, and distal clots, and underline the importance of CT angiography to assess stroke patients for treatment, researchers say.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Queen Paola stroke: Belgian royal in health emergency - symptoms to watch out for
QUEEN Paola of Belgium had a stroke last night, according to Italian and Belgian media reports. These are the signs and symptoms of a stroke you should be aware of - are you at risk of the deadly health emergency?
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Queen Paola stroke: Symptoms you must know after Belgian royal in health emergency
QUEEN Paola of Belgium had a stroke last night, according to Italian and Belgian media reports. These are the signs and symptoms of a stroke you should be aware of - are you at risk of the deadly health emergency?
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drug company claims fish oil cuts stroke and heart attack risks by 25% - but doctors are skeptical
Amarin claims that its prescription fish oil capsules reduce the risks of heart attack and stroke by 25% based on a global trial of more than 8,000 people, but doctors question the results.
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The Mediterranean diet reduces stroke risk, too
In the latest study to investigate the benefits of the Mediterranean diet, researchers identify a reduction in stroke risk for those who partake.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Mediterranean Diet Especially Protective Against Stroke in Women? Mediterranean Diet Especially Protective Against Stroke in Women?
Greater adherence to the Mediterranean diet was associated with lower risk for stroke in a UK population, with a stronger effect in women than in men.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Stroke: This diet may reduce the risk of the condition in women but not men
STROKE is a serious condition where the blood supply to the brain is cut off. It can have potential fatal consequences, but to prevent one happening experts recommend eating a healthy, balanced diet. A new study recommends following a particular diet, but it may be more effective for women rather than men.
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke: This diet may reduce the risk of the condition happening in women but not men
STROKE is a serious condition where the blood supply to the brain is cut off. It can have potential fatal consequences, but to prevent one happening experts recommend eating a healthy, balanced diet. A new study recommends following a particular diet, but it may be more effective for women rather than men.
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sleep Apnea Treatment Tied to Improved Stroke Outcomes Sleep Apnea Treatment Tied to Improved Stroke Outcomes
Use of continuous positive airway pressure after an acute stroke or transient ischemia attack may improve neurologic functioning in patients with sleep apnea, a new study found.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Easing Sleep Apnea May Be Key to Stroke Recovery
The investigators found that, among stroke patients, "treatment of sleep apnea with CPAP therapy provides significant benefits, even greater than the benefits of tPA, the FDA-approved drug treatment for stroke," said study lead researcher Dr. Dawn Bravata.
Source: WebMD Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mediterranean Diet May Cut Stroke Risk for Women
Women in a new study who followed a Mediterranean diet cut their risk for stroke, but the effect was not the same for men. The reason isn’t quite clear, researchers said.
Source: WebMD Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke severity reduced in those who walk regularly
A study of people who had strokes finds that symptoms were less severe in those who did light to moderate exercise, such as 4 hours of walking per week.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Women who eat a Mediterranean diet face a 22% lower risk of stroke
University of East Anglia, researchers compared the stroke risk of 23,000 participants, who were put into four different groups based on how closely they followed the diet, over a 17-year period.
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Walking for 35 minutes a day could halve elderly people's risk of a severe stroke, study claims
A study by scientists at Gothenburg University found that stroke victims who had regular 35-minute walks before being struck were twice as likely to suffer milder attacks.
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke warning - why you should never ignore this ‘annoying’ symptom
STROKE symptoms include a dropped face on one side, difficulty raising arms, and slurred speech. But, you could also be at risk of the brain condition if you often get this “annoying" symptom.
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pharyngeal Electrical Stimulation Shows Promise in Post-Stroke Dysphagia Pharyngeal Electrical Stimulation Shows Promise in Post-Stroke Dysphagia
Pharyngeal electrical stimulation (PES) allows successful decannulation in patients with stroke and subsequent tracheotomy, according to results from the PHAST-TRAC randomized trial.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Activity may lead to faster recovery from brain damage, stroke
Activity, rather than prolonged rest, may lead to quicker recovery from a brain damage or a stroke, according to a study with mice.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Acupuncture confirmed to be an effective rehabilitation treatment for stroke patients
(Natural News) A Chinese experimental trial sought out more positive effects of acupuncture when applied during early rehabilitation of patients who suffered from acute ischemic stroke. It confirmed that the unconventional treatment benefited the patients and reduced the dysfunctions associated with stroke. The study was supported by Zhejiang Chinese Medical University. It was published in...
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke symptoms: These three signs could signify the life-threatening condition
STROKE symptoms can be easily identified if you know what to look for in the person who is thought to be having a stroke. The three most common symptoms can be remembered using this four letter word.
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke patients suffering from insomnia can find relief with acupuncture
(Natural News) People suffering from insomnia after a stroke would do well to ditch their sleeping pills for acupuncture needles, according to experts. In a study, researchers from South Korea confirmed that stroke patients who suffer from insomnia can find relief from acupuncture, a traditional Chinese medicine. In fact, it’s even more effective than drug treatments....
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Chinese herbal pill seen to help stroke patients recover their cognitive function faster
(Natural News) When it doesn’t cause death, an ischemic stroke often leads to disability. In China, Huatuo Zaizao pill (HT) is administered to patients recovering and rehabilitating from a stroke. Although this treatment has been in use in traditional medicine, its exact mechanisms remain far from understood. In a study published in the journal BMC...
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke: Two thirds of nation ignore this step to slash risk of life-threatening condition
STROKE is a serious life-threatening condition and more than 100,000 happen in the UK each year according to statistics. But there ’s a simple way to reduce your risk of one happening, which unfortunately nearly two thirds of the nation are failing to do.
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mini-stroke: Former US Olympian Michael Johnson has mini-stroke - signs and symptoms
MINI-STROKE symptoms are similar to those of a stroke, but last for a shorter amount of time. These are the signs and symptoms of the deadly condition, after four-time Olympics gold medallist sprinter Michael Johnson revealed he had a transient ischaemic attack.
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Imaging in Suspected Acute Ischemic Stroke Due to LVO Imaging in Suspected Acute Ischemic Stroke Due to LVO
A survey of expert vascular neurologists indicates a wide disparity of approaches to imaging in acute ischemic stroke patients who are potential thrombectomy candidates. Is there an optimal protocol?Stroke
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Dementia risk doubles right after a stroke
(Reuters Health) - People who have recently experienced a stroke may be more than twice as likely to develop dementia than individuals who haven't had a stroke, a new study suggests.
Source: Reuters: Health - September 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

'I thought I was too young': Healthy student, 20, suffered a STROKE
Kaitlin Holton, 21, of Indianapolis, Indiana, suffered a stroke the day before her 21st birthday in February after a hole in her heart let a clot travel to the left side of her body and into her brain,
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Overall 30-Day Stroke Readmissions Decline, Not All Trends Rosy Overall 30-Day Stroke Readmissions Decline, Not All Trends Rosy
Although overall stroke readmissions have gradually decreased since 2010, some stroke-related readmissions are not declining and in some cases are going up.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Intraoperative Hypotension and Stroke in Cardiac Surgery Intraoperative Hypotension and Stroke in Cardiac Surgery
Stroke is a leading cause of morbidity in patients undergoing cardiac surgery. Might intraoperative hypotension be a potentially modifiable risk factor for perioperative stroke?Anesthesiology
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anesthesiology Journal Article Source Type: news

With Stroke Comes Higher Dementia Risk: Study
The association between stroke and increased dementia risk remained even after other dementia risk factors such as blood pressure, diabetes and heart disease were taken into account, the researchers say.
Source: WebMD Health - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about brain stem strokes
The brain stem controls several vital body functions, such as heart rate, blood pressure, and breathing. A blockage or bleed in the brain stem can cause a brain stem stroke and impact a person ’s coordination, movement, and speech. We give an overview of brain stem strokes, including symptoms, treatments, and risks.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

People who have survived a stroke are TWICE as likely to develop dementia
Researchers from Exeter University found that having a history of stroke increases a person's risk of dementia by around 70 per cent, with the risk more than doubling if the stroke was recent.
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Anxiety, depression tied to higher risk of heart attack, stroke
(Reuters Health) - Adults with mood disorders like anxiety and depression may be more likely to have a heart attack or stroke than people without mental illness, a new study suggests.
Source: Reuters: Health - August 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Study: Amphetamines don't improve post-stroke motor recovery
Researchers have found combining amphetamines with physical therapy for stroke patients doesn't improve motor recovery.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - August 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Distress boosts heart attack and stroke risk
Experiencing high levels of psychological distress has an important impact on a person's risk of heart attack and stroke, new research warns.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychology / Psychiatry Source Type: news

Fewer middle-aged stroke survivors skip medicines under Obamacare
(Reuters Health) - With increased access to insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), known as Obamacare, fewer middle-aged stroke survivors are skipping medications that they previously might have struggled to afford, a U.S. study suggests.
Source: Reuters: Health - August 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Aspirin disappoints for avoiding first heart attack, stroke
New studies find most people won't benefit from taking daily low-dose aspirin or fish oil supplements to prevent a first heart attack or stroke
Source: ABC News: Health - August 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Studies: Low-Dose Aspirin May Not Prevent Initial Heart Attack, Stroke
Taking a low-dose aspirin every day has long been known to cut the chances of another heart attack, stroke or other heart problem in people who already have had one, but the risks don’t outweigh the benefits for most other folks, major new research finds. Although it’s been used for more than a century, aspirin’s value in many situations is still unclear. The latest studies are some of the largest and longest to test this pennies-a-day blood thinner in people who don’t yet have heart disease or a blood vessel-related problem. One found that aspirin did not help prevent first strokes or heart attacks...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - August 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch aspirin Source Type: news

WATCH: Aspirin disappoints for avoiding first heart attack, stroke
New studies find most people won't benefit from taking daily low-dose aspirin or fish oil supplements to prevent a first heart attack or stroke.
Source: ABC News: Health - August 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Aspirin disappoints for avoiding first heart attack, stroke
New studies find most people won't benefit from taking daily low-dose aspirin or fish oil supplements to prevent a first heart attack or stroke
Source: ABC News: Health - August 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news